Definitions for "Adze"
A carpenter's or cooper's tool, formed with a thin arching blade set at right angles to the handle. It is used for chipping or slicing away the surface of wood.
A cutting tool with an arching blade at right angles to the handle, used in the shaping of logs.
A long-handled cutting tool with a thin arched blade that is perpendicular to the handle. Used for rough dressing timber.